Portuguese and Romance Languages
Lonely Planet Portuguese Phrasebook & Dictionary
Paperback ISBN: 1786574624
Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher If it's true that language is the door to a nation's soul, you might get a little closer to grasping the saudade - that melancholic longing for something (the 'Portuguese blues'), and its famous musical expression, fado - by having a go at speaking Portuguese. Get More From Your Trip with Easy-to-Find Phrases for Every Travel Situation! Lonely Planet Phrasebooks have been connecting travellers and locals for over a quarter of a century - our phrasebooks and mobile apps cover more than any other publisher! - Order the right meal with our menu decoder - Never get stuck for words with our 3500-word two-way dictionary - We make language easy with shortcuts, key phrases & common Q&As - Feel at ease, with essential tips on culture & manners Coverage includes: Basics, Practical, Social, Safe Travel, Food! Lonely Planet gets you to the heart of a place. Our job is to make amazing travel experiences happen. We visit the places we write about each and every edition. We never take freebies for positive coverage, so you can always rely on us to tell it like it is. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, Robert Landon, and Anabela de Azevedo Teixeira Sobrinho. About Lonely Planet: Started in 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel guide publisher with guidebooks to every destination on the planet, as well as an award-winning website, a suite of mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet's mission is to enable curious travellers to experience the world and to truly get to the heart of the places they find themselves in. 'Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.' - New York Times 'Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveller's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.' - Fairfax Media (Australia)
Michel Thomas Method Speak Portuguese Advanced
Portuguese Compact Disc ISBN: 0071637559
Discover the language-learning method millions around the world have come to trust . Unlike most language-learning systems, Michel Thomas Method Portuguese Advanced enables you to naturally and intuitively develop the building blocks for language comprehension. With this advanced course, you can strengthen your skills.quickly and easily by listening, speaking, and thinking through Portuguese. Guided by a language instructor and native speakers, Michel Thomas Method Portuguese Advanced takes you through an interactive lesson with two other students. In less than five hours, you will have the ability to speak and understand advanced Portuguese confidently and easily. .
Oxford Portuguese Dictionary
Portuguese - English - English - Portuguese
Hardcover ISBN: 019967812x
Endorsed by academics worldwide, the Oxford Portuguese Dictionary is the most authoritative English-Portuguese / Portuguese-English dictionary ever published. Based on real modern evidence and computational analysis of hundreds of millions of words of both English (American and British) and Portuguese (Brazilian and European), the dictionary boasts more than 200,000 words and phrases and 320,000 translations. This up-to-date resource has been designed for both Portuguese and English native speakers and includes the latest vocabulary from computing, business, and the media, across both languages. The organization and layout have been designed for maximum clarity and ease of use. The most commonly used sense of each word is shown first, helping you to identify and understand the correct meaning, and more than 130,000 real-life example phrases help you interpret meaning and usage accurately. The dictionary is also packed with extra features including cultural notes throughout the text as well as Portuguese verb tables and a list of irregular English verbs. Produced using the unique dictionary resources of Oxford University Press with an international team of expert advisors, the Oxford Portuguese Dictionary is a groundbreaking work, essential for any serious student of Portuguese and English, as well as academics, professionals, business people, teachers, and translators.
Oxford Portuguese Mini Dictionary
Portuguese Paperback ISBN: 0199580324
This new edition of the Oxford Portuguese Mini Dictionary offers up-to-date coverage of all the essential day-to-day vocabulary of both Portuguese and English, with over 40,000 words and phrases, and 60,000 translations. Now in a new "bendyback binding"--a durable but flexible cover that protects the book from daily wear and tear--and with an extended eighteen-page phrase finder, this dictionary is ideal for travel and quick reference. This compact dictionary also boasts an easy-to-use design and a center section of useful words and expressions listed by topic. Based on Brazilian Portuguese but with extra information where European Portuguese differs, the new Third Edition also includes the latest Portuguese spelling reform changes, new words and culture notes, as well as extended coverage of key entries. The perfect size to fit into a backpack, briefcase, or carry-on luggage, Oxford Portuguese Mini Dictionary is ideal for students, professionals, travelers, and anyone else who needs a portable, long-lasting reference.
The Penguin Portuguese Phrasebook
Portuguese Paperback ISBN: 014139482x
Suitable for travellers, this book contains a wealth of useful words and phrases for travellers in both Portugal and Brazil. It includes basic grammar, a pronunciation guide, additional vocabulary and a guide to divergences between the two main strands of Portuguese ('Portuguese' Portuguese and Brazilian Portuguese).
Pimsleur Conversational Brazilian Portuguese
Compact Disc ISBN: 1442367903
Portuguese is the mother tongue of about 230 million people, mainly in Portugal and the Portuguese islands in the Atlantic, Brazil, and Portugal’s former overseas provinces in Africa and Asia. Pimsleur’s Brazilian Portuguese teaches the São Paulo metropolitan accent. Pimsleur's Conversational Portuguese (Brazilian) Program Sixteen 30-minute lessons of spoken Brazilian Portuguese language learning (the first sixteen Units of Pimsleur's 30-Unit Brazilian Portuguese Comprehensive Program). • Essential grammar and vocabulary that teach you greetings, numbers, how to order food and drink, deal with currency, scheduling a meal or meeting and to give and ask for directions. Learn to speak with near-native pronunciation skills. • Reading Lessons begin in Unit 11 to teach you how to read Brazilian Portuguese • No mindless repetition! Converse with native speakers in natural (and useful!) conversations. • Fasy, fast, fun and effective language acquisition. • No computer necessary! Unlike expensive software programs which tie learners to a computer, Pimsleur courses are available in CD or mp3 format to meet your needs. • Receive an instant credit of $150 to trade up from the Conversational to the full Level 1 Comprehensive CD course. This 3rd edition (© 2014) is a new edition of Portuguese (Brazilian), Conversational.
Portugese Phrase Book
Portuguese Compact Disc ISBN: 0789495082
A travel phrasebook for anyone planning on visiting a Portuguese-speaking country, with an included CD so you can listen for the correct pronunciations. The book includes all the essential words and phrases for every traveler, and covers the variances between standard and Brazilian Portuguese. Even experienced speakers will benefit from the country-specific knowledge, and first-time speakers will find it easy to pick up the key words and phrases they need to get by. Part of the DK Eyewitness Travel Guides Phrase Book series. These pocket dictionaries give business and vacation travelers everything they need for a smooth, successful trip. Organized by subject, they help the traveler quickly find the vocabulary relevant to any situation, whether transportation, hotels, meals, shopping, post offices and banks, sports, or health care, and the phrasebook and glossary are accompanied by a pronunciation guide. At the end of each guide book is a 2,000-word mini-dictionary. Fully updated from the original editions to reflect currency changes such as the Euro and new vocabulary such as e-tickets.
Totally Audio, Scientifically Proven Method, Interavtive Lessons, Only 30 Minutes a Day, Level 1, Lessons 1-16
Compact Disc ISBN: 1442394951
Pimsleur® equals success. Just one 30-minute lesson a day gets you speaking and understanding like no other program. This course includes Lessons 1-16 from the Portuguese (European) Level 1 program - 8 hours of audio-only effective language learning with real-life spoken practice sessions. Each lesson provides 30 minutes of spoken language practice, with an introductory conversation, and new vocabulary and structures. Detailed instructions enable you to understand and participate in the conversation. Practice for vocabulary introduced in previous lessons is included in each lesson. Topics include: greetings, numbers, meals, shopping, telling time, scheduling activities, and asking and giving directions. The emphasis is on pronunciation and comprehension, and on learning to speak European Portuguese. Reading Lessons begin at the end of Lesson 11 to provide you with an introduction to reading European Portuguese. The Reading Booklet to be used with the audio Reading Lessons must be downloaded. The European Portuguese Language Portuguese is the mother tongue of about 170 million people, mainly in Portugal and the Portuguese islands in the Atlantic, Brazil, and Portugal's former overseas provinces in Africa and Asia. Pimsleur's European Portuguese teaches the Lisbon dialect of European Portuguese.